The Havering Half marathon will take place on Sunday 6th October 2019, the first Half marathon to take place in Havering in nearly 25 years!
Organised by local mental health charity Havering Mind, all money raised through entry will contribute to their efforts to support local people in the community who may be experiencing difficulty with their mental wellbeing.
When: Sunday 6th October 2019 at 09:30.
Where: Harrow Lodge Park, Hornchurch. RM12 4PL.
Pricing: £30 Unaffiliated, £28 Affiliated.
Entry on the Day: Entry on the day will not be available at this race.
Age Requirements: Participants must be aged 17 or over on the day of the race.
Registration: From 08:00 to 09:15.
Race Numbers: For collection at registration on the day only, numbers will not be posted. To be fastened to the front of your top using safety pins provided at registration, your number should be visible at all times. Your timing chip is attached to the back of your number and should not be removed.
Route: The route exits Harrow Lodge Park onto Hornchurch Road and Abbs Cross Lane where it continues into Hornchurch Country Park. Exiting the park into Berwick Pond Road, the route continues through the Upminster Lanes, taking in Hornchurch Stadium and the Ingrebourne Valley before returning to finish in Harrow Lodge Park.
Licensing: This race is expected to be licensed with UK Athletics, subject to approval, and the results submitted to Run Britain within a week of the race.
Pacers: Pacers will not be offered at this race.
Bag Drop: Whilst we recommend bringing as little as possible, you can leave your belongings with us at the Event village inside Harrow Lodge Park while you race using the tear-off baggage strip on your race number, collecting after you finish by presenting your race number. The bag drop will be attended at all times by our volunteers. Items are left at your own risk.
Toilets: Toilets will be available in the event village in addition to portable toilets along the route.
Race Marshals: Marshals will be present on the course throughout the race.
Distance Markers: The route will be clearly indicated with arrows, tape and Mile markers where necessary.
Water Stations: There will be water stations at regular intervals on the route and at the finish.
Results will be uploaded live to our website (internet connection
permitting) and communicated to all
pre-registered participants within 24 hours of the event.
Medals: All finishers will receive a medal on completing the race.
Prizes: Prizes will be awarded to the top three runners overall for both males and females. Where possible, we will endeavor to present individual race prizes as soon as validated on the day.
T-shirts are available for purchase during the order process and, subject to availability, at the race for £10 (cash only). Please note that pre-purchased T-shirts must be collected at this race and will not be available for collection at any other events.